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The Federal Circuit Court has reinforced the need for employers to comply with fixed-term contract provisions after our union challenged the questionable employment practices in this area of Edmund Rice Education Australia (EREA) in Queensland.
With the support of our union, a member has received the maximum compensation available for an unfair dismissal remedy following an Unfair Dismissal Application lodged with the Fair Work Commission.
7 Aug 2015 : $120K in compensation secured for QIAE members
Assistance from our union has seen ten members formerly employed by the Queensland Institute for Aviation Engineering (QIAE) receive a total of over $120,000 in unpaid wages and leave entitlements.
11 Aug 2014 : QIAE liquidation enables unpaid employees to move on
The Independent Education Union of Australia-Queensland and Northern Territory Branch (IEUA-QNT) has welcome the order liquidating the Queensland Institute for Aviation Engineering Pty Ltd (QIAE) issued in the Supreme Court.